Esquire Drink Book edited by Frederic Birmingham 1956 A Vintage Drinks Book

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Esquire Drink Book is your complete guide to high spirits - containing the pedigrees of all liquors, wine, and beers worth the quaffing - plus 1000 and one tested and adventurous cocktail and mixed drink recipes - plus wit, whimsey and whatnot for the thirsty.  Color illustrations by Bill Charmatz throughout.


This vintage drinks recipe book is in good shape for its age with no rips or tears. Please note the ink stains on the page edges; this does not affect reading any of the drinks recipes.  Scroll in and view photos. Also included is a handwritten punch recipe.

Please use pictures as a guide. Have any questions or need more pictures, ask.

Esquire Drink Book is an excellent addition to your vintage bar collection or home library.

Book Dimensions:11x8x3

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We source from local estate sales in the Great Lakes Bay Region, only purchasing the highest quality books.

After photos are shot, the book is immediately placed in a clear self-sealed bag, stored in a climate-controlled room for protection.

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